Picking up where the 1975 classic ‘The Naked Civil Servant’ left off, John Hurt reprises his role as Quentin Crisp. This entertaining and poignant film for ITV and Logo explores the last twenty five years of Quentin’s life, tracing his journey from an easily shocked London to a fabulously shocking New York.


Berlin International Film Festival/Teddy Award, 2009

Winner: John Hurt, Outstanding Performance as an Actor

Winner: Richard Laxton, Best Director

Hamburg Lesbian and Gay Film Festival/ The Globula 2009

Winner: Best Feature

BAFTA TV Awards, 2010

Nominated: John Hurt, Best Actor

BAFTA TV Craft Awards, 2010

Nominated: Joey Attawia, Costume Design